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Foothill Dental Assisting: Articles & Databases

Library resources for Dental Assisting students.

PubMed Central

PubMed Central® (PMC) is a free archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM). In keeping with NLM’s legislative mandate to collect and preserve the biomedical literature, PMC serves as a digital counterpart to NLM’s extensive print journal collection. Launched in February 2000, PMC was developed and is managed by NLM’s National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Currently provides access to more than 6 million articles in full-text.

Medline Plus

Medline Plus:


You can find thousands of articles in magazines and journals in the library's online databases. The following databases are helpful for this subject.